The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$47,410|
|25th Percentile Wage||$68,190|
|50th Percentile Wage||$93,610|
|75th Percentile Wage||$127,410|
|90th Percentile Wage||$157,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $157,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,410.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $93,610, Philadelphia is the highest paying city for postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Pennsylvania, followed by Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton (median annual salary $91,530). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia is 2.2 percent (2.2%) higher than that in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |